The Chargers were quick to add new bodies less than 24 hours after the NFL’s final cuts deadline on Tuesday afternoon.
According to the NFL’s recent transactions list, the Bolts have claimed former UTSA defensive tackle Eric Banks from the Rams and former Florida State defensive back Trey Marshall from the Broncos.
Waiver claims! pic.twitter.com/9xC3GErD8K— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) September 1, 2021
The 6’5, 270-pound Banks is a former undrafted free agent who signed with the Rams following the 2019 draft. He played four season for the Road Runners where he accumulated 20.5 tackles for loss and 6.5 sacks in his career to go with five forced fumbles.
Marshall (6’0, 207 lbs.) went undrafted in 2018 after playing four years for the Seminoles. His sophomore and senior seasons were unfortunately cut short due to injury but he still finished with career with 135 tackles, a sack, and six passes defended.
In 2019, Marshall earned his first two starts of his career in the Broncos’ final two games of the season. Overall, he saw playing time in all 16 games and finished with 25 tackles and on forced fumble.